My Seattle / Northwest Nature

Sweating in Seattle

Seattle shattered its 1958 summer heat record! Results: tomatoes in my backyard, no-snow mountain views from my (nearly) backyard, Discovery Park, and a cool blue moon to boot.

Definition of 'futility:' growing tomatoes in Seattle. EXCEPT -- this year, shattering all our records for summer heat. <br>(July 30, 2015)

Definition of ‘futility:’ growing tomatoes in Seattle. EXCEPT — this year, shattering all our records for summer heat.
(July 30, 2015)

My favorite spot in Seattle: 500+ acre Discovery Park, home to bald eagles, a lighthouse, and random cougars. <br>(July 30, 2015)

My favorite spot in Seattle: 500+ acre Discovery Park, home to bald eagles, a lighthouse, and random cougars.
(July 30, 2015)

Once in a blue moon, there's a blue moon. I shot this from my backyard, looking up and beyond. <br>(July 30, 2015)

Once in a blue moon, there’s a blue moon. I shot this from my backyard, looking up and beyond.
(July 30, 2015)